The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 35 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Big Data 7 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.94% 1.44% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.61% 7.02% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate £431 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £473 £475 £565
% change year-on-year
-0.52% -15.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £36.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £36.50 -
% change year-on-year
+27.39% -
Big Data
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
66 57 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 18.33% 20.58% 20.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 39 35
Average daily rate £365 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Average hourly rate - £36.50 £17.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +108.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Big Data across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Big Data
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Big Data across the Coventry region.

Big Data Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Big Data
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Big Data across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Big Data Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Big Data
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Big Data across the Coventry region.

Big Data Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing Big Data also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Big Data.

1 11 (84.62%) Data Modelling
2 10 (76.92%) Hadoop
2 10 (76.92%) Apache Hive
3 9 (69.23%) SQL
4 8 (61.54%) Java
4 8 (61.54%) Finance
4 8 (61.54%) Analytics
4 8 (61.54%) Impala
4 8 (61.54%) Logical Data Model
5 7 (53.85%) Apache Spark
5 7 (53.85%) HDFS
5 7 (53.85%) Workflow
5 7 (53.85%) Scala
6 5 (38.46%) C#
6 5 (38.46%) RDBMS
6 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
6 5 (38.46%) Big Data Analytics
6 5 (38.46%) Data Analytics
7 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
7 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
7 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
7 4 (30.77%) Retail
8 3 (23.08%) Migration
8 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
8 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
9 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (15.38%) SPSS
9 2 (15.38%) IBM
9 2 (15.38%) MATLAB
9 2 (15.38%) Project Management

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing Big Data also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Big Data. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (53.85%) Apache Spark
2 2 (15.38%) SAS
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Project
1 2 (15.38%) SPSS
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) Apache Hive
1 10 (76.92%) Hadoop
2 8 (61.54%) Impala
3 5 (38.46%) RDBMS
3 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
4 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
4 2 (15.38%) SAP HANA
5 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (7.69%) HBase
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
2 4 (30.77%) Retail
2 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
1 8 (61.54%) Hadoop Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Big Data Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Big Data Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Spark Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Finance Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Finance Systems Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Hadoop Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Java Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Navision Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Architect
3 1 (7.69%) SAP BI Architect
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Teradata Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Social Media
1 2 (15.38%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Data Modelling
2 8 (61.54%) Analytics
2 8 (61.54%) Logical Data Model
3 7 (53.85%) Workflow
4 5 (38.46%) Big Data Analytics
4 5 (38.46%) Data Analytics
5 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
6 3 (23.08%) Migration
7 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (15.38%) ETL
7 2 (15.38%) MapReduce
7 2 (15.38%) Project Management
7 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
8 1 (7.69%) BPR
8 1 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) Java
3 7 (53.85%) Scala
4 5 (38.46%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) MATLAB
5 2 (15.38%) Perl
5 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
5 2 (15.38%) Python
5 2 (15.38%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) HDFS
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) Tableau
2 2 (15.38%) Teradata